Viola Desmond Won't Be Budged!

Viola Desmond Won't Be Budged!

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In Nova Scotia, in 1946, an usher in a movie theatre told Viola Desmond to move from her main floor seat up to the balcony. She refused to budge. Viola knew she was being asked to move because she was black. After all, she was the only black person downstairs. All the other black people were up in the balcony. In no time at all, the police arrived and took Viola to jail. The next day she was charged and fined, but she vowed to continue her struggle against such unfair… (more)

Book Details  

Publisher: Groundwood Books (August 31, 2010)

Format: EPUB

File size: 21 MB

Protection: Watermark

Language: English

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